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Prospect Primer: LB David Long

Long totaled a team-best 111 tackles in 2018

LB David Long
LB David Long

Name: David Long

Position: LB

Ht.-Wt.: 5-11, 227

School: West Virginia

Key stat: Racked up a team-best 111 tackles in 2018. Posted 12 sacks among 35 ½ tackles for loss, along with 10 passes defensed, over his final two seasons despite missing first four games of 2017 due to preseason knee injury.

Honors: Named second-team All-America by five publications, selected Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year, and chosen Butkus Award semifinalist in 2018.

More: Entered draft a year early after tying school single-season record for tackles for loss with 19 last season and posting double-digit tackles in six games. Native of Cincinnati who became a starter his redshirt freshman season.

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